Load shedding is not doing our economy any favours. According to a recent survey done by Yoco, many small business owners revealed that they lose up to 20% revenue during load shedding. South Africa’s economy takes a knock of about 1 billion per load shedding hour. Take a moment and let that sink in.
Many people are asking the question, “How can we fix it?” But, the thing is, we can’t. At least not fast enough for your business to keep its doors open in 2021. That said, the situation is not completely hopeless — you can switch to solar.
Switching to Solar Will save Your Business in 2021
Switching from conventional electricity to solar has many benefits. For one, it’s much more reliable than our current (and only) service provider. Number two, solar power isn’t bad for the environment like coal-fired electricity. And most importantly, you’ll save money for many years to come.
Solar solutions are much more attainable to business owners than the domestic market. The amount of money you lose because of load shedding justifies the initial investment. And you’ll see a return on investment much quicker too.
No one knows what the future holds, but one thing is for sure, load shedding isn’t going anywhere any time soon. Are you willing to risk losing your business because of it? We thought as much. At NuPower, we are offering solar solutions to the South African market at affordable prices.
Are you looking for a reliable solar installer? You have come to the right place. With 12 years of experience in the industry, 350 off-the-grid solutions and 16 500 solar water heaters installed, we have what it takes to assist you with your solar installation.
For more information about our solar systems or to enquire about our rates, give the team at Nupower a call on 023 100 0077 today!